Impact Hub

Impact Hub
Impact Hub Amsterdam is part of the fast-growing global Impact Hub network of social innovators, with more than 15.000 members in 102 locations around the world. Our mission is to facilitate business solutions to social challenges. Since 2008, we have assisted more than one thousand entrepreneurs to start, grow and scale their impact business. Our community consists of more than 700 impact makers, innovators and investors. Located at KIT Royal Tropical Institute, we welcome 10,000 visitors annually, organise more than 250 impact events and accelerate more than 150 enterprises through our programmes. To learn more, visit

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Impact Hub assists entrepreneurs with starting, growing and scaling their business and impact. We do this by running a series of incubation and acceleration programmes, building strong networks, organizing impact events and masterclasses as well as hosting an entrepreneurial community. We also provide social enterprises with the right know-how, connections and support they need to find their (launching) customers.

Target group

Impact Hub Amsterdam is looking for social enterprises that work towards enabling tangible positive impact in the following areas:
1.New Economy & Responsible Consumption
2.Peace, Governance & Education
3.Social Inclusion & Urban Solutions
4.Energy, Mobility & Infrastructure
5.Health & Lifestyle
6.Ecosystems, Natural Capital & Climate Change

Selection criteria

When selecting startups for our programmes, Impact Hub Amsterdam pays close attention to the entrepreneurial skills of each venture’s team and founder(s), viability of its businesscase/plan, its social impact goals, and the company’s existing support network.

Intended results

Impact Hub provides your impact startup with the all the tools you need to start, grow and scale your business, as well as access to a vibrantcommunity of like-minded entrepreneurs, innovators and investors. Depending on the business stage you are in, we also support you in setting the right financial and impact growth goals. Thanks to more than 100 (and growing) Impact Hubs worldwide, we can help you scale your impact startup to the countries covered by our global network and beyond.


Read all about the startups that are part of Impact Hub Amsterdam.


Read more about our experienced and dedicated team.

Contact details

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